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I Command You to be Openhanded Towards the Poor

Posted By Compassion Australia On March 19, 2010 @ 1:39 am In Multimedia | 2 Comments

what does the bible say about poverty Last month, Wess visited Australia and we grabbed him for a chat about why he is sold on child sponsorship as a way to help children [3], and what the Bible tells us about poverty.

You can also view this video, What Does the Bible Say About Poverty [4]? on Vimeo.

There will always be poor people in the land. Therefore I command you to be openhanded toward your brothers and toward the poor and needy in your land. — Deuteronomy 15:11 (NIV)


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